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Flashcards in Development Deck (6):
1

What are some random features of Fragile X

Associated with epilepsy, ID, autism

Dysmorphic features - long face, large ears, big balls, flat feet

Repeat expansion on the X chromosome
Mostly affects boys but can affect girls

2

What are risk factors for cerebral palsy?

Sepsis
Premature
Traumatic birth
Infection inutero

3

Main issues in CP?

Associated - epilepsy, ID, mental health issues
Pain
Feeding
Constipation
Urinary retention

4

Issues in Down syndrome?

GIT abnormalities
Cardiac - ASVSD
Hypothyroidism
Congenital cancers - leukaemia
Infertility
ID
Mental health
seizures
Alzheimers later

5

Features for hearing impairment

Plataeu from normal development
Not responding to name
Not global developmental issues
Recurrent ear infections

6

Hearing - audiogram interpretation

Expect air and bone conduction to be same for normal hearing

Discrepancy between if conductive - air will be worse

Sensioneural - both be equally low/dropping